How Long Before The Pain Goes Away?

June 19th, 2018

So, you’ve done it.  You’ve taken the first step to getting rid of your back pain from sciatica by making an appointment for physical therapy and starting a course of treatment.  You’re now well on your way to getting back to a pain free life!  But you’re still left with a very natural question:  how long will it take before the pain goes away?

What Is The Cause Of Sciatica?

June 12th, 2018

When sciatica first hits, our physical therapy patients always start their 1st visit with the same question:
What Caused My Sciatica?
It can be very difficult to figure out how back pain started.  In general, there are many medical issues that can lead to back pain and significant sciatica issues.  That being said, there are 3 common causes of back pain.

What Do I Need To Do For Sciatica?

June 5th, 2018

Sciatica is one of the most common back ailments that we see in our Elizabeth and Jersey City physical therapy clinics today.  The symptoms, originating in the lower back, manifesting itself as pain, numbness, or tingling that travel down the sciatic nerve of each leg, can be both disheartening and difficult to handle, affecting numerous aspects of a person’s daily life.